208.524.5900 1406 Commerce Way, Idaho Falls, Idaho 83401

Part-Time KID News Producer

Part-Time KID News Producer

 

Rich Broadcasting is searching for a Part-Time News Producer, who exhibits strong journalistic integrity for its Idaho heritage, KID News Talk station. The ideal candidate would have strong written and verbal skills, be organized, able to multi-task and possess a strong knowledge and passion for news and politics. In addition to the daily prep for the morning show, candidate will be responsible for contributing during live talk segments, producing audio news packages, recording news and weather updates, arranging guest interviews, assisting in maintaining all digital platforms including social media and other duties as assigned.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
• Protect the Rich Broadcasting brand, create innovative on-air programs and propel the success of the stations in the market
• Protect the FCC license of the station
• Quickly conceptualize, write, edit and produce a radio newscast using accuracy, good business and journalist sense
• Assure news host receives material for broadcast on time as the services performed affect company image, clients and the
listening audience
• Have an acceptable on-air presence and voice quality and be able to enunciate clearly and read copy fluently
• Be knowledgeable of current affairs, community events and politics
• Attend all required station and department meetings and air-check sessions
• Assist in updating all online properties, including web and social networking sites
• Attend remote broadcasts, station promotional events and make personal appearances as scheduled by the station or
requested by clients
• Schedule interviews/guests
• Research and suggest show topics
• Fill in for other personalities as assigned
• Carry out other critical duties as outlined by Program Director
• Represent Rich Broadcasting in the highest regard within the community and business environment
• Cultivate community relations to benefit Rich Broadcasting as a whole
• Must be able to develop and maintain effective communications with both internal and external business partners

Work in compliance with company policies and procedures

 

QUALIFICATIONS
Work Experience Required

• A minimum of 1 year of prior reporting/editing/producing experience for a radio and/or television station
Skills & Abilities Required
• Acceptable on-air presence and voice quality
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Knowledge of various audio formats, including .wav, .mp3, and more
• Strong computer skills and ability to learn new software applications quickly
• Able to work hours required. Work more when required to meet deadlines including weekends, holidays, evenings, etc.
Education Required
• College level education in journalism or related field of equivalent experience

Position Location: Idaho Falls, ID
FLSA Status: Part-Time, Hourly
Position Closing Date: July 7, 2017 or until filled

Interested in this position and joining our amazing team? Click here for our online application.

An Equal Opportunity Employer